Free Training Workshops

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andrew.slevin • 26 September 2022
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Event date 8 Nov 09:00 - 1 Dec 17:00 (Ongoing)
Event location Various locations • Ireland


 Westmeath Community Development

                                                      FREE    Training Workshops

Are you a member of a local community group?

Would you like to learn some more skills to help you in your role as   a   group rep?

If so—you are invited to sign up for our workshops,

Dates

Topic

Time

Venue

Tick venue you want

8.11.2022

Traveller Cultural Awareness

9.30-1.00pm

AnneBrook Hotel Mullingar

 

10.11.2022

Traveller Cultural Awareness

9.30-1.00pm

St Kierans Community centre Athlone

 

15.11.2022

Media skills

9.30-1.00pm

AnneBrook Hotel Mullingar

 

17.11.2022

Media skills

9.30-1.00pm

St Kierans Community centre Athlone

 

22.11.2022

Understanding Conflict

9.30-1.00pm

AnneBrook Hotel Mullingar

 

24.11.2022

Understanding Conflict

9.30-1.00pm

St Kierans Community centre Athlone

 

29.11.2022

Applying for Funding

9.30-4.00pm

Bloomfield Hotel Mullingar

 

1.12.2022

Applying for Funding

9.30-4.00pm

St Kierans Community centre Athlone

 

Please fill out the booking form below:

Name:---------------------------------------------------------------------------

Community Group------------------------------------------------------------

Tel No--------------------------------------------------------------------------

Email ----------------------------------------------------------------------------

Please post to Brendan Campbell at : Westmeath Community Development  WCD offices Unit 4 Rockdean Blyry Industrial estate Athlone Co Westmeath. Or email  to reception@wcd.ie or  Telephone  044 93 48571, if you want to book over the phone and speak to WCD reception staff.

Places are limited and will be offered on a first come first served basis.

SICAP groups reps receive priority for a place

Closing date for receipt of applications is   Thursday 3rd November     

Workshops are not accredited but delivered by very experienced Trainers

                                                      Workshop Topic: Details

 

Name

 Learning Outcomes

Delivered by

 

1

Traveller Cultural Awareness

  • Participants will have a better understanding of Traveller Culture
  • Will understand how Travellers are still discriminated against in 2022 despite all the equality legislation

Westmeath Community Development Staff

2

Media skills

  • Participants will be able to put a press release together
  • Participants will have more confidence in doing radio interviews
  • Participants will learn how Facebook can help promote their groups activities

Athlone Community Radio Staff

3

Understanding Conflict

  • Participants will have a better understanding of what is conflict
  • Understand how conflict might be a good thing
  • Become aware of   how best to handle conflict in a community

Westmeath Community Development Staff

4

 Disability Awareness Training

  •  Better understanding of what is “Disability?”
  • Social model versus Medical model?
  • Better awareness of how society can negatively impact on a person’s quality of life

Westmeath Community Development Staff

5

 How to apply for funding

  • Participants will have a better understanding of the dos and don’ts of applying for funding
  • Participants will be more knowledgeable on how to fill in applications and be successful

Westmeath Community Development Staff

 

 

 

 

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